Poe's "The Pit and the Pendulum" is a challenging text for most students because of the story's context and complicated language. Use this activity PPT to help students understand the story's complexities better.
Presentation uses research-based strategies like word associations, 3-2-1, pair & share, and turn & talk.
This 16-slide presentations includes journal prompts, Spanish Inquisition information and visuals, quotation reflections, 8th amendment reflective activity, vocabulary and activity, comprehension check quiz and key, and order of events activity with key.
Use this great resource in your class to teach this suspenseful tale!